Quotes by common

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  • George Bancroft
    George Bancroft
    American historian 1800-1891
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    By common consent gray hairs are a crown of glory; the only object of respect that can never excite envy.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    By common consent of all the nations and all the ages the most valuable thing in this world is the homage of men, whether deserved or undeserved.
  • Matthew Hale
    Matthew Hale
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    Christianity is part of the Common Law of England.
  • C. Wright Mills
    C. Wright Mills
    American sociologist 1916-1962
    C. Wright Mills
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    Commercial jazz, soap opera, pulp fiction, comic strips, the movies set the images, mannerisms, standards, and aims of the urban masses. In one way or another, everyone is equal before these cultural machines; like technology itself, the mass media are nearly universal in their incidence and appeal. They are a kind of common denominator, a kind of scheme for pre-scheduled, mass emotions.
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
    American journalist 1968-
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    Common Core isn't a test, but for some people it is, because they don't like the testing piece of it.
  • René Daumal
    René Daumal
    French spiritual para-surrealist writer and poet 1908-1944
    René Daumal
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    Common experience is the gold reserve which confers an exchange value on the currency which words are; without this reserve of shared experiences, all our pronouncements are checks drawn on insufficient funds.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Common people do not pray; they only beg.
  • William Somerset Maugham
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
    William Somerset Maugham
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    Common sense and nature will do a lot to make the pilgrimage of life not too difficult.
  • Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Swiss philosopher and poet 1821-1881
    Henri-Frédéric Amiel
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    Common sense is calculation applied to life.
  • Edgar W. Howe
    Edgar W. Howe
    American journalist and writer 1853-1937
    Edgar W. Howe
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    Common sense is compelled to make its way without the enthusiasm of anyone.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
    Victor Hugo
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    Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
    Josh Billings
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    Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.
  • Giambattista Vico
    Giambattista Vico
    Italian philosopher, historian 1688-1744
    Giambattista Vico
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    Common sense is judgment without reflection, shared by an entire class, an entire nation, or the entire human race.
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